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India Art, Architecture and Design Biennale 2023

India Art, Architecture and Design Biennale 2023

December 08, 2023

Jhanda Satyagraha

On December 8, 2023, the India Art, Architecture, and Design Biennale commenced at the Red Fort in Delhi, and it will run until March 31, 2024. The event aims to foster cultural exchange by initiating meaningful discussions among various stakeholders, including artists, architects, designers, photographers, collectors, connoisseurs, curators, art professionals, gallerists, academic institutions, researchers, students, and the younger generation, providing them with valuable avenues and opportunities.

There are 7 themed pavilions as follows:

• Day 1: Pravesh (Doors of India), Rite of Passage.

• Day 2: Bagh-e-Bahar (Gardens of India), Gardens as the universe.

• Day 3: Sampravah (Baolis of India), Confluence of Communities.

• Day 4: Sthapatya (Temples of India), Antifragile Algorithm.

• Day 5: Vismaya (Architectural Wonders of Independent India), Creative Crossovers.

• Day 6: Deshaj (Indigenous Design), Bharat x Design.

• Day 7: Samatva (Women in Architecture and Design), Shaping the Built.

The India Art Architecture and Design Biennale, 2023 is planned to be the Ministry of Culture's flagship program and a worldwide cultural initiative. The objective is to revitalize the creative industries and the cultural environment by using the arts as a means of global cultural diplomacy and connectivity.

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